Psychiatrists & psychologists

TopicBill numberAuthorInterest positionsort iconBecame law
Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2007 H.R. 2260 (110th) SullivanSplitNo
To prohibit misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of certain health care providers.… More
To prohibit misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of certain health care providers. (by CRS) Hide
A Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2012 and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2013 Through 2021. S.Con.Res. 21 (112th) ToomeyOpposeNo
A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2012 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2013 through… More
A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2012 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2013 through 2021. (by CRS) Hide
FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act H.R. 1586 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic… More
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Provide for a Sequester Replacement. S. 16 (113th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a sequester replacement. (by CRS)
Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 3070 (112th) RehbergOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Wired for Health Care Quality Act S. 1693 (110th) KennedyOpposeNo
A bill to enhance the adoption of a nationwide interoperable health information technology system and to improve the quality and reduce the costs of health care in the United States. (by… More
A bill to enhance the adoption of a nationwide interoperable health information technology system and to improve the quality and reduce the costs of health care in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Great Ape Protection Act of 2009 H.R. 1326 (111th) TownsOpposeNo
To prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Cybersecurity Act of 2012 S. 2105 (112th) LiebermanOpposeNo
A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States. (by CRS)
Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 H.R. 4302 (113th) PittsOpposeYes
To amend the Social Security Act to extend Medicare payments to physicians and other provisions of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Social Security Act to extend Medicare payments to physicians and other provisions of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (114th) KlineOpposeNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2112 (112th) KingstonOpposeYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending… More
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2011 S. 1461 (112th) NelsonOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars. (by CRS) Hide
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2011 H.R. 1639 (112th) PoseyOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2015 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2016 Through 2024. H.Con.Res. 96 (113th) RyanOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by CRS) Hide
Conference Accountability Act of 2014 S. 1347 (113th) CoburnOpposeNo
A bill to provide transparency, accountability, and limitations of Government sponsored conferences. (by CRS)
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2015 H.R. 662 (114th) PoseyOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars. (by CRS) Hide
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2015 S. 441 (114th) NelsonOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars. (by CRS) Hide
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 36 (114th) FranksOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Developing Innovative Partnerships and Learning Opportunities That Motivate Achievement Act H.R. 6229 (111th) ChuSupportNo
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and… More
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and youth. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 3132 (110th) SánchezSupportNo
To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act to include bullying and harassment prevention programs. (by CRS)
Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Reauthorization and Improvement Act of 2008 H.R. 3992 (110th) ScottSupportNo
To amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses, and for… More
To amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) (by CRS) Hide
Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Reauthorization and Improvement Act of 2008 S. 2304 (110th) DomeniciSupportYes
A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses,… More
A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ending the Medicare Disability Waiting Period Act of 2009 H.R. 1708 (111th) GreenSupportNo
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to phase out the 24-month waiting period for disabled individuals to become eligible for Medicare benefits, to eliminate the waiting period for… More
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to phase out the 24-month waiting period for disabled individuals to become eligible for Medicare benefits, to eliminate the waiting period for individuals with life-threatening conditions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Every Student Counts Act S. 767 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to improve the calculation of, the reporting of, and the accountability for, secondary school graduation rates. (by CRS)
Child Health Care Crisis Relief Act of 2007 H.R. 2073 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To increase the number of well-trained mental health service professionals (including those based in schools) providing clinical mental health care to children and adolescents, and for other… More
To increase the number of well-trained mental health service professionals (including those based in schools) providing clinical mental health care to children and adolescents, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 S. 1992 (113th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 H.R. 4016 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act H.R. 203 (114th) WalzSupportYes
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for the conduct of annual evaluations of mental health care and suicide prevention programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to require a… More
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for the conduct of annual evaluations of mental health care and suicide prevention programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to require a pilot program on loan repayment for psychiatrists who agree to serve in the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 H.R. 3288 (111th) OlverSupportYes
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Increased Student Achievement Through Increased Student Support Act S. 538 (111th) LincolnSupportNo
A bill to increase the recruitment and retention of school counselors, school social workers, and school psychologists by low-income local educational agencies. (by More
A bill to increase the recruitment and retention of school counselors, school social workers, and school psychologists by low-income local educational agencies. (by CRS) Hide
Success in the Middle Act of 2011 S. 833 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades… More
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Helping Educators Support All Students Act S. 648 (113th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to support teacher and school professional training on awareness of student mental health conditions. (by More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to support teacher and school professional training on awareness of student mental health conditions. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health in Schools Act of 2013 S. 195 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by CRS) Hide
Student Support Act H.R. 320 (113th) LeeSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to make grants to States for assistance in hiring additional school-based mental health and student… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to make grants to States for assistance in hiring additional school-based mental health and student service providers. (by CRS) Hide
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act S. 840 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to recruit, support, and prepare principals to improve student academic achievement at eligible schools. (by CRS)
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act of 2013 H.R. 1736 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need schools. (by CRS) Hide
Physical Therapist Student Loan Repayment Eligibility Act of 2007 H.R. 1134 (110th) BerrySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health Parity Act of 2007 S. 558 (110th) DomeniciSupportNo
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by More
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Mental Health Modernization Act of 2007 H.R. 1663 (110th) StarkSupportNo
This bill expands and improves coverage of mental health services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS)
Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013 S. 1028 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Children's Health First Act H.R. 1535 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Physician Fairness Act of 2009 S. 1776 (111th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the update under the Medicare physician fee schedule for years beginning with 2010 and to sunset the application of the… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the update under the Medicare physician fee schedule for years beginning with 2010 and to sunset the application of the sustainable growth rate formula, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Melanie Blocker-Stokes Postpartum Depression Research and Care Act H.R. 20 (110th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 1367 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in… More
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans. (by CRS) Hide
Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-Cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2007 H.R. 2580 (110th) GingreySupportNo
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by… More
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by CRS) Hide
Pediatric Subspecialty and Mental Health Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 1827 (113th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Formulary Improvement Act of 2015 S. 648 (114th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve formulary requirements for prescription drug plans and MA-PD plans with respect to certain categories or classes of drugs. (by… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve formulary requirements for prescription drug plans and MA-PD plans with respect to certain categories or classes of drugs. (by CRS) Hide
Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans Act H.R. 2179 (113th) KindSupportNo
To provide for the publication by the Secretary of Human Services of physical activity guidelines for Americans. (by CRS)
Promoting Physical Activity for Americans Act S. 531 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for the publication by the Secretary of Human Services of physical activity guidelines for Americans. (by CRS)
DIPLOMA Act H.R. 2237 (113th) ChuSupportNo
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and… More
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and youth. (by CRS) Hide
Literacy Education for All, Results for the Nation Act H.R. 858 (114th) YarmuthSupportNo
To establish a comprehensive literacy program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Indian Health Service Health Professions Tax Fairness Act of 2015 S. 536 (114th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income payments under the Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program and certain amounts received under the Indian Health… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income payments under the Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program and certain amounts received under the Indian Health Professions Scholarship Program. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 2 (114th) BurgessSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2011 H.R. 451 (112th) SullivanSupportNo
To ensure that patients receive accurate health care information by prohibiting misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the… More
To ensure that patients receive accurate health care information by prohibiting misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of health care professionals. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title XI of the Social Security Act to Exempt from Manufacturer Transparency Reporting Certain Transfers Used for Educational Purposes, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 5539 (113th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to exempt from manufacturer transparency reporting certain transfers used for educational purposes, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to exempt from manufacturer transparency reporting certain transfers used for educational purposes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2008 S. 3155 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2012 S. 743 (112th) AkakaSupportYes
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies,… More
A bill to amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, require a statement in nondisclosure policies, forms, and agreements that such policies, forms, and agreements conform with certain disclosure protections, provide certain authority for the Special Counsel, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 S. 388 (113th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to appropriately limit sequestration, to eliminate tax loopholes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Mckinney-Vento Homeless Education Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1094 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 H.R. 5876 (110th) MillerSupportNo
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 (by CRS)
Military Readiness Enhancement Act of 2007 H.R. 1246 (110th) MeehanSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask,… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", with a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. (by CRS) Hide
ADA Amendments Act of 2008 H.R. 3195 (110th) HoyerSupportNo
To restore the intent and protections of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. (by CRS)
Elder Justice Act H.R. 1783 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute… More
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Aging Act of 2007 S. 982 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Aging Act of 2007 H.R. 1669 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Science Foundation Authorization Act of 2007 H.R. 1867 (110th) BairdSupportNo
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008, 2009, and 2010 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008, 2009, and 2010 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 to Expand Comparative Effectiveness Research and to Increase Funding for Such Research to Improve the Value of Health Care. H.R. 2184 (110th) AllenSupportNo
To amend the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 to expand comparative effectiveness research and to increase funding for such research to improve the value of… More
To amend the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 to expand comparative effectiveness research and to increase funding for such research to improve the value of health care. (by CRS) Hide
IMPACT Act H.R. 2677 (110th) Bono MackSupportNo
To establish grants to provide health services for improved nutrition, increased physical activity, obesity and eating disorder prevention, and for other purposes. (by More
To establish grants to provide health services for improved nutrition, increased physical activity, obesity and eating disorder prevention, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Balancing Act of 2007 H.R. 2392 (110th) WoolseySupportNo
To improve the lives of working families by providing family and medical need assistance, child care assistance, in-school and afterschool assistance, family care assistance, and encouraging the… More
To improve the lives of working families by providing family and medical need assistance, child care assistance, in-school and afterschool assistance, family care assistance, and encouraging the establishment of family-friendly workplaces. (by CRS) Hide
Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 H.R. 6983 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in… More
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Pain Care Policy Act of 2008 H.R. 2994 (110th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to pain care. (by CRS)
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2009 H.R. 911 (111th) MillerSupportNo
Provides a federal standard for teen/youth rehabilitation facilities that aims to prevent child neglect and abuse. Prohibits residential facilities from abusing children or denying them basic… More
Provides a federal standard for teen/youth rehabilitation facilities that aims to prevent child neglect and abuse. Prohibits residential facilities from abusing children or denying them basic necessities and access to phones. Staff is to be trained in what constitutes abuse and in providing emergency medical care. Marketing for residential programs will be more transparent and they will be held accountable for breaking the law. Creates a toll-free national hotline for individuals to report cases of abuse and a website with information about substantiated cases of abuse at residential programs. States are responsible for licensing facilities that are in accordance with the laws and the Department of Health and Human Services will conduct inspections. (by CRS) Hide
Community AIDS and Hepatitis Prevention Act H.R. 179 (111th) SerranoSupportNo
To permit the use of Federal funds for syringe exchange programs for purposes of reducing the transmission of bloodborne pathogens, including HIV and viral hepatitis. (by More
To permit the use of Federal funds for syringe exchange programs for purposes of reducing the transmission of bloodborne pathogens, including HIV and viral hepatitis. (by CRS) Hide
Melanie Blocker Stokes Mom's Opportunity to Access Health, Education, Research, and Support for Postpartum Depression Act H.R. 20 (111th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Uniting American Families Act of 2009 S. 424 (111th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships. (by CRS) Hide
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 H.R. 998 (112th) PolisSupportNo
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Aging Act of 2011 S. 525 (112th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Achievement Through Prevention Act S. 541 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive… More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Mental Health Inpatient Equity Act S. 374 (112th) KerrySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2011 H.R. 452 (112th) RoeSupportNo
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by CRS) Hide
Youth Promise Act H.R. 2721 (112th) ScottSupportNo
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community… More
To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community strength and resiliency to ensure that youth lead productive, safe, healthy, gang-free, and law-abiding lives. (by CRS) Hide
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 555 (112th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 6845 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to works connected to certain funding agreements. (by CRS)
Protecting Academic Freedom in Higher Education Act H.R. 2117 (112th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by More
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4271 (112th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Educator Preparation Reform Act S. 3582 (112th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to improve quality and accountability for educator preparation programs. (by CRS)
Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 S. 1086 (113th) MikulskiSupportYes
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2013 H.R. 3717 (113th) MurphySupportNo
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2014 S. 1562 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
MEPS Act S. 2231 (113th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
MEPS Act H.R. 4305 (113th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces.… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces. (by CRS) Hide
Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2014 H.R. 1098 (113th) PascrellSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to traumatic brain injury and to trauma research. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to traumatic brain injury and to trauma research. (by CRS) Hide
International Violence Against Women Act of 2013 H.R. 3571 (113th) SchakowskySupportNo
To prevent international violence against women, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Behavioral Health Information Technology Act of 2013 H.R. 2957 (113th) MurphySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse professionals and facilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 H.R. 2504 (113th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 S. 1332 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Patient Empowerment Act of 2013 H.R. 1310 (113th) PriceSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a Medicare payment option for patients and eligible professionals to freely contract, without penalty, for Medicare fee-for-service items… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a Medicare payment option for patients and eligible professionals to freely contract, without penalty, for Medicare fee-for-service items and services, while allowing Medicare beneficiaries to use their Medicare benefits. (by CRS) Hide
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 S. 2000 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 S. 815 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 H.R. 1755 (113th) PolisSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Raise the Wage Act S. 1150 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to provide for increases in the Federal minimum wage. (by CRS)
Excellence in Mental Health Act S. 264 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by More
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act of 2009 H.R. 3961 (111th) DingellSupportYes
An Act to extend expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 until February 28, 2011. (by… More
An Act to extend expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 until February 28, 2011. (by CRS) Hide
Native American Psychiatric and Mental Health Care Improvement Act H.R. 4574 (113th) BarberSupportNo
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by More
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 801 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of… More
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of their publication. (by CRS) Hide
Matthew Shepard Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 S. 1105 (110th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 3220 (112th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Healthy Families Act H.R. 1286 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act S. 631 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
International Violence Against Women Act of 2014 S. 2307 (113th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to prevent international violence against women, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 862 (114th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellSupportNo
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelSupportYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act H.R. 1256 (111th) WaxmanSupportYes
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make certain modifications in… More
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make certain modifications in the Thrift Savings Plan, the Civil Service Retirement System, and the Federal Employees' Retirement System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Family Act of 2013 S. 881 (113th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family Act of 2013 H.R. 1851 (113th) LewisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act of 2013 H.R. 3712 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supporting Community Schools Act of 2013 H.R. 3873 (113th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to support the community schools model. (by CRS)
Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2013 S. 870 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by CRS) Hide
Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2015 H.R. 1974 (114th) Lujan GrishamSupportNo
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage,… More
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)